Harry M. Lasker - Cambridge MA
Jesse M. Heines - Chelmsford MA
National Education Training Group, Inc. - NV
An interactive learning system for providing various modes of instruction relating to a syntax-intensive subject matter such as a computer program language. The modes of instruction may include a video lesson mode of instruction, a reference text mode of instruction and a syntax analysis mode of instruction in which the user attempts to answer questions presented by the system. The user's entries are analyzed for proper syntax and if any errors are found therein, the user is provided visual feedback relating to any errors found in the entries.